Resident Teacher

Gen Kelsang Ananda is the Resident Teacher of Tharpaland Kadampa Meditation Center (Tharpaland KMC) near Berlin and KMC Berlin. He is a modern Buddhist monk and very experienced teacher of the New Kadampa Tradition and has been engaged in the study and practice of Kadampa Buddhism for 23 years under the guidance of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche. He is also Resident Teacher at the Kadampa Meditation Center Berlin and National Spiritual Director of the New Kadampa Tradition in Germany.

Gen Ananda has many years of experience in teaching Buddha’s teachings of Sutra and Tantra He is known for his good heart, deep practical understanding and accessibility.

Kelsang Jampa has practiced Kadam Dharma since 1998 and has been a Buddhist monk since 2001. He was a Resident Teacher in Frankfurt for five years and participates in our teacher training program. He teaches the General Program on Tuesday and the Foundation Program on Sunday at Tharpaland KMC.

Kelsang Malaya is a Buddhist nun and has been a disciple of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche for many years. Malaya is valued for her refreshingly natural and inspiring way of teaching Buddha’s teachings.